The Gathering of the Community
The Easter Greeting Pg. 185
Alleluia! Christ is risen.
The Lord is risen indeed. Alleluia!
May his grace and peace be with you.
May he fill our hearts with joy.
Hymn 383: Jesus Shall Reign
The Collect of the Day
The Proclamation of the Word
First Reading: Acts 1:15-17, 21-26
Second Reading: 1 John 5:9-13
Hymn 5: Christ Whose Glory Fills the Sky
The Gospel: John 17:6-19
An Affirmation of Faith (see the other side)
The Prayers of the People
The Celebration of the Holy Eucharist
Hymn (offertory) 460: Shine Jesus Shine
Prayer over the Gifts
The Lord’s Prayer
The Breaking of the Bread
Lamb of God
- 59: Jesus Calls us Here
- How Deep the Father’s Love for Us
- We Remember You
The Scattering (Mark 4:20)
Hymn: Stand in the Congregation
Prayer after Communion
The doxology & Blessing
Hymn 371: To God Be the Glory